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May 8 2012

U.S. sending military trainers back into Yemen

The Washington Times - Tue, 2012-05-08 10:11
The Pentagon is sending military trainers back into Yemen for what it calls "routine" cooperation with Yemeni security forces.
May 8 2012

SOCOM to Train with Digital Brain Games

Wired.com - Tue, 2012-05-08 05:30
The military's latest commando training program will rely on a virtual-reality system already employed by pro sports teams.
May 7 2012

Ship to be named for Navy hero of Korean War

San Diego Union - Mon, 2012-05-07 18:14
The United States will name its newest destroyer after Thomas J. Hudner Jr., the last living Navy recipient of the Medal of Honor from the Korean War.
May 7 2012

Panetta welcomes Chinese general at Pentagon

The Washington Times - Mon, 2012-05-07 15:02
Defense Secretary Leon E. Panetta on Monday welcomed China's defense minister to the Pentagon for a broad discussion of security issues that include North Korea, Afghanistan and counter-piracy.
May 7 2012

Navy: Trials successful for newest LCS

Navy Times - Mon, 2012-05-07 13:45
The newest littoral combat ship successfully completed its acceptance trials May 4, the Navy announced Monday, clearing the way for the ship’s delivery.
May 7 2012

Fleet plans major review of female uniforms

Navy Times - Mon, 2012-05-07 12:55
The Navy’s top personnel officer has directed a wide-ranging review of female uniforms for comfort and fit after a random sampling of sailors revealed room for improvement.
May 7 2012

Where in the world ... ?

CNN.com - Mon, 2012-05-07 07:38
Do you know where this photo was taken?
May 7 2012

Retired Military Officers Teaching at Ivy League Schools

The New York Times - Mon, 2012-05-07 04:57
Campuses that once turned a cold shoulder to the military are now inviting former top officers, such as Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal and Adm. Mike Mullen, to come and teach.
May 6 2012

Airstrike kills Cole-bombing figure in Yemen

AP News - Sun, 2012-05-06 16:15
An airstrike Sunday killed a top al-Qaida leader on the FBI's most wanted list for his role in the 2000 bombing of the USS Cole, Yemeni officials said.
May 6 2012

Congressional leaders say Taliban is stronger

The Washington Times - Sun, 2012-05-06 11:45
The heads of the House and Senate intelligence committees on Sunday declared that the Taliban has grown stronger since President Obama's deployment of 33,000 more troops to Afghanistan in 2010.

 
 

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